Attorney C. Christian Young


Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Connecticut

Cohen and Wolf, P.C.

1115 Broad Street, Bridgeport, CT 06604


Phone: 203-368-0211

Fax: 203-337-5509

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2018

Licensed Since: 1998

Education: Quinnipiac University School of Law

Practice Areas:

  • Criminal Defense
  • Personal Injury - General Plaintiff
  • Civil Litigation
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI


Attorney Charles Christian Young is a top-rated attorney helping clients with Criminal Defense. He assists with all types of Criminal Defense: DUI / DWI issues, felony and misdemeanor charges, from relatively minor traffic offenses to serious federal crimes and murder. He also has extensive experience representing clients in administrative hearings before the Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles and the Board of Firearms Permit Examiners.

He also assists individuals accused of violating state and federal laws ranging from juvenile and student matters, domestic incidents, motor vehicle offenses and controlled substance violations, to assault, embezzlement, trafficking, computer crimes, firearms offenses, and homicide.

Attorney Charles Christian Young currently serves of counsel with the Cohen and Wolf, P.C., law firm in Bridgeport, Connecticut. A highly versatile trial lawyer, Mr. Young is a member of the firm's litigation, personal injury and criminal law departments.

Likewise, he has helped recover substantial settlements and awards for those who suffered an injury or loss as the result of someone else's negligence or wrongdoing, and he has helped a diverse range of clients, from individuals to corporations, protect themselves in the face of complex civil litigation.

Active in his legal community, Mr. Young is a member of several local, state and national bar associations, including the Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and he gives back to his local community as well through his involvement with the Town of Orange Board of Education, where he maintains a number of leadership roles.

Widely regarded as one of the top criminal defense and civil trial attorneys in the region, he holds an AV Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell.

Mr. Young earned his undergraduate degree from Calvin College in 1995 and his Juris Doctor from Quinnipiac University School of Law in 1998.